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Thousands of online, sports bets placed on Connecticut’s first day

Thousands of virtual bets started being placed early Tuesday, the first day that online sports wagering and casino games were made available to all eligibleRead More

Police: Conn. teacher facing child porn charges after taking hundreds of photos of unsuspecting girls in school building

VERNON, Conn. (WHDH) — A Connecticut teacher is facing criminal charges after investigators found him to be in possession of hundreds of photos depicting childRead More

Conn. man charged in hit-and-run that killed 14-year-old girl

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man has been ordered detained on $100,000 bail in connection with a hit-and-run accident that killed a 14-year-old girlRead More

16-year-old arrested in ‘gunplay’ death of Connecticut teen

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A 16-year-old boy who shot another teenager to death while playing with a gun inside a Bridgeport home has been arrested,Read More

Maine woman pleads not guilty to beating death of 3-year-old son

BELFAST, Maine (AP) — A woman charged in the fatal beating of her 3-year-old son has pleaded not guilty to murder. Jessica Trefethen, 35, ofRead More

Connecticut online sports betting set to fully begin Tuesday

Connecticut regulators announced Monday that online sports wagering and online casino games can begin in earnest within hours, now that a seven-day limited “soft launch”Read More

Most Connecticut state workers complying with COVID mandate

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — More than 99% of affected Connecticut state employees are complying with an executive order requiring COVID-19 vaccinations and testing, Democratic Gov.Read More

Shooting wounds 3 at Rhode Island club where 1 was killed in August

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Shots broke out for the second time since the summer at a Providence nightclub, wounding three people this time after aRead More

Police respond to ‘unrest’ at Maine’s youth detention center

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — South Portland police officers responded to the Long Creek Youth Development Center overnight to serve as backup during “ongoing unrest,”Read More

One of Maine’s largest venues requires COVID-19 shot or test

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — One of the largest indoor venues in northern New England is going to start requiring visitors to show proof of COVID-19Read More